City South London 163 City & South London tube stock (body only) built 1907

City South London 163 City & South London tube stock (body only) built 1907

City South London 163 City & South London tube stock (body only) built 1907
City South London 163 City & South London tube stock (body only) built 1907

 

Present Location LT Museum Acton
County Location London
Designed For City South London
Built by Brush
Type T
First Number 163
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes 600v centre rail. Oldest all-steel coaching stock to survive? Monitor roof. Body P 1974 by London Underground Railway Society from site near Hampton Court. Donated to Electric Railway Museum, Coventry (SERA) and there by 2/00. By 06/18: to London Transport Museum Store at Acton.
Owner London Transport Museum
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Underframe Condition Not Applicable
External Finish Derelict/Not Present
Internal Finish Derelict/Not Present
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Not Applicable
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Not Applicable
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance Very Important
Storage Secure Building
Operating No
Survey Date 13/07/2013
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 11/09/2011
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 17/06/2018

Steve West 10/09/2016. Another, later view
Steve West 10/09/2016. Another, later view


 

 

















 

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